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Ismail is out of work despite am obvious willingness to do almost anything to earn enough to provide for his family. He is too well educated for the jobs he hopes to find, but not well ... See full summary »

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Zeki Ökten

Writer:

Yilmaz Güney
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Cast

Credited cast:
Aytaç Arman Aytaç Arman ... Ismail
Güngör Bayrak Güngör Bayrak ... Naciye
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sevket Altug Sevket Altug ... Abdullah
Fehamet Atilla Fehamet Atilla
Ahmet Açan Ahmet Açan ... Diyarbakirli
Hasan Ceylan ... Feyyat
Lütfü Engin Lütfü Engin ... Ismai's father (as Lütfi Engin)
Macit Koper Macit Koper ... Ismail's brother
Hüseyin Kutman Hüseyin Kutman ... Sevket
Güven Sengil Güven Sengil ... Nuri
Kamil Sönmez ... Rifat
Muadelet Tibet ... Ismail's mother
Fehmi Yasar Fehmi Yasar
Hikmet Çelik Hikmet Çelik
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Storyline

Ismail is out of work despite am obvious willingness to do almost anything to earn enough to provide for his family. He is too well educated for the jobs he hopes to find, but not well enough connected to find the work he is capable of doing. He joins the labour market (much like the colonial slave markets of the 18th century) daily, only to return to his beloved and beautiful wife demoralized and without money. His wife, her mother, and their baby are totally dependent on him, so he submits to two humiliating tasks: poisoning the local stray dogs and begging his father for part of his inheritance. Written by Daniel Yates <kamerad76@hotmail.com>

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Genres:

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Country:

Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

17 September 1982 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Feind See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Güney Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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